• Ushna Naveed Shalamar Hospital Lahore.
  • Aneela Iqbal Shalamar Hospital Lahore.
  • Qurrat-Ul Ain shalamar hospital lahore
  • Muhammad Afzal Hamdani shalamar hospital lahore
  • Mujeeb-ur-rehman Abid Butt shalamar hospital lahore
  • Muhammad Atif Ashraf shalamar hospital lahore


Behcet’s disease (BD) presents as uncommon inflammatory disorder involving multiple systems, identified by longstanding relapsing path. Its chief manifestations are oral and genital ulcers together with involvement of the eyes, skin and joints. Neurological and vascular complications are significant. We report a case of a twenty-four years old young male who presented with headache, fever, and vomiting along with decreased vision; and repeated oral and genital ulcers. Diagnosis of BD complicated with cerebral venous thrombosis (CVT) was made. He was treated with corticosteroids, immunosuppression therapy and colchicine along with anticoagulation therapy. He responded well to the given treatment. Cerebral venous thrombosis complications in with BD can lead to serious consequences. Early recognition and treatment may lessen poor outcomes.Keywords:  Behcet’s disease; Life threatening manifestation; Cerebral venous thrombosis

Author Biographies

Ushna Naveed, Shalamar Hospital Lahore.

FCPS post graduate trainee Internal Medicine

Aneela Iqbal, Shalamar Hospital Lahore.

FCPS post graduate trainee Internal Medicine

Qurrat-Ul Ain, shalamar hospital lahore

FCPS post graduate trainee Internal Medicine

Muhammad Afzal Hamdani, shalamar hospital lahore

assistant professor medicine rheumatology

Mujeeb-ur-rehman Abid Butt, shalamar hospital lahore

head of department medicine shalamar hospital lahore

Muhammad Atif Ashraf, shalamar hospital lahore

FCPS post graduate trainee Internal Medicine


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